The Resource The god particle : if the universe is the answer, what is the question?, Leon Lederman ; with Dick Teresi

The god particle : if the universe is the answer, what is the question?, Leon Lederman ; with Dick Teresi

Label
The god particle : if the universe is the answer, what is the question?
Title
The god particle
Title remainder
if the universe is the answer, what is the question?
Statement of responsibility
Leon Lederman ; with Dick Teresi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The world's foremost experimental physicist uses humor, metaphor, and storytelling to delve into the mysteries of matter, discussing the as-yet-to-be-discovered God particle
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lederman, Leon M
Dewey number
539.7/21
Index
index present
LC call number
QC793.5.B62
LC item number
L43 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Teresi, Dick
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Higgs bosons
  • Particles (Nuclear physics)
  • Matter
  • Science
Label
The god particle : if the universe is the answer, what is the question?, Leon Lederman ; with Dick Teresi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Originally published: 1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 412-414) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The invisible soccer ball -- the first particle physicist -- Interlude A: A tale of two cities -- Looking for the atom: the mechanics -- Still looking for the atom: chemists and electricians -- The naked atom -- Interlude B: the dancing moo-shu masters -- Accelerators: they smash atoms, don't they? -- Interlude C: how we violated parity in a weekend...and discovered God -- A-Tom! -- The God particle at last -- Inner space, outer space, and the time before time
Control code
ocm65201257
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Mariner books ed.
Extent
xi, 434 pages
Isbn
9780618711680
Lccn
2006009243
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780618711680
System control number
(OCoLC)65201257
Label
The god particle : if the universe is the answer, what is the question?, Leon Lederman ; with Dick Teresi
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Originally published: 1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 412-414) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The invisible soccer ball -- the first particle physicist -- Interlude A: A tale of two cities -- Looking for the atom: the mechanics -- Still looking for the atom: chemists and electricians -- The naked atom -- Interlude B: the dancing moo-shu masters -- Accelerators: they smash atoms, don't they? -- Interlude C: how we violated parity in a weekend...and discovered God -- A-Tom! -- The God particle at last -- Inner space, outer space, and the time before time
Control code
ocm65201257
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Mariner books ed.
Extent
xi, 434 pages
Isbn
9780618711680
Lccn
2006009243
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780618711680
System control number
(OCoLC)65201257

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